The Classical Review (New Series)


Rome and the Near East

Steven E. Sidebotham: Roman Economic Policy in the Erythra Thalassa 30 B.C.– A.D. 217. (Mnemosyne Suppl., 91.) Pp. xi + 226; 20 plates, 3 maps. Leiden: Brill, 1986. Paper, fl. 85.

Henry Innes MacAdam: Studies in the History of the Roman Province of Arabia: the Northern Sector. (BAR International Series, 295.) Pp. xv + 420; 11 figures, 15 plates, 1 map. Oxford: BAR, 1986. Paper, £25.

G. W. Bowersocka1

a1 Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton